The Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis Foundation Newsletter

World Encephalitis Day 2020 Encephalitis Conference. Encephalitis Global has been proud to offer an annual Encephalitis Conference welcoming survivors and caregivers to spend the weekend in a venue where everyone understood the life-altering impact of encephalitis.

 




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Our Position Paper1 was written not only to help clinicians consider the possibility of an autoimmune cause for organic psychotic disorders, but also to propose criteria that would support the decision not to offer inappropriate immunotherapy, particularly when faced with the kind of distraught…

 




PubMed comprises more than 30 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.

 




PubMed comprises more than 30 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.

 




Samantha Redfield, 30, of Angels Camp, California, was suffering symptoms similar to schizophrenia when she in fact had the potentially deadly autoimmune encephalitis.

 




The anti-CD38 antibody daratumumab is approved for treatment of refractory multiple myeloma and acts by depletion of plasma cells and modification of various T-cell functions. Its safety,…

 




In The Lancet Psychiatry, Thomas A Pollak and colleagues used criteria of paraneoplastic and autoimmune encephalitis to try to establish autoimmune psychosis as an identity by itself.1 The most compelling reason they provided was that there are patients “having atypical, mild, or attenuated forms…

 




Encephalopathies encompass a wide range of etiologies, including intoxications, autoimmune disorders, and metabolic imbalances. Symptoms are often nonspecifi…

 




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